Category: Press Release

  • Help Identify Burglary from Vehicle Suspect

    Updated: 10/16/2023 13:32 Hrs–New Video Clip Added. (geu) OCSO is reaching out to the community for assistance in identifying a burglary suspect that was caught on camera in the Sand Springs Area on October 15th, around 3:45 AM. We need your eyes and your help! Please take a moment to review the attached screenshots (and…

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  • Pink Patch Project

    🎗️ Join us in supporting Breast Cancer Awareness! The Osage County Sheriff’s Office proudly takes part in the Pink Patch Project, alongside over 756 First Responder Agencies. Throughout October, our deputies will be wearing pink patches on their uniforms to raise awareness. This year, we’ve teamed up with Trigger’s BBQ for a special fundraising event…

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  • NationalColdCaseTaskForce@gmail.com

    September 25, 2023 For Immediate Release: The Osage County Sheriff’s Office (OCSO) coordinated the formation of a National Cold Case Task Force to provide assistance in the long-standing Cynthia Dawn Kinney cold case from 1976, located in Pawhuska. This task force aims to leverage the expertise and resources of law enforcement agencies from Oklahoma, Kansas,…

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  • Sheriff Eddie Virden Establishes National BTK Task Force to Aid in Cold Case Investigation in Pawhuska

    ***UPDATED TASK FORCE LIST ON 11/05/2023******UPDATED TASK FORCE LIST ON 09/29/2023******UPDATED TASK FORCE LIST ON 09/15/2023******UPDATED TASK FORCE LIST ON 09/14/2023*** FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Pawhuska, Oklahoma – 09/11/23 Sheriff Eddie Virden of the Osage County Sheriff’s Office (OCSO) has coordinated the formation of a National BTK Task Force to provide assistance in the long-standing Cynthia…

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  • Press Conference Scheduled

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PRESS CONFERENCE SCHEDULED FOR 2PM ON 09/12/2023 AT OCSO TRAINING CENTER900 St. Paul, Pawhuska, Ok 74056 Osage County Sheriff’s Office Responds to District Attorney Mike Fisher’s Comments. [Pawhuska, Ok.] – [09/11/2023] – The Osage County Sheriff’s Office (OCSO) is issuing this press release in response to the recent comments made by District…

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  • OSAGE COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE LAUNCHES ACTIVE WARRANT SEARCH PAGE

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Osage County Sheriff’s Office Launches Active Warrant Search Page on OCSO.net Pawhuska, OK, 09/10/2023 – The Osage County Sheriff’s Office (OCSO) is pleased to announce the launch of a new “warrant search” page on their official website, ocso.net. This newly added feature aims to provide valuable information to the public regarding active…

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  • County Roadside Cleanup

    Attention, Osage County!  We have some exciting news to share with you today! The Osage County Jail had its Inmate Roadside Clean Up crews hard at work, making our county roads and highways cleaner and more beautiful than ever before!  Under the guidance of Sheriff Eddie Virden, these inmate crews hit the streets today, demonstrating…

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  • Dennis Rader (BTK) Journal Entry: “PJ-Bad Wash Day”

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Dennis Rader (BTK) Journal Entry: “PJ-Bad Wash Day” Osage County, Oklahoma (08/24/2023) – The Osage County Sheriff’s Office continues in its efforts to make progress in the decades-old Cynthia Dawn Kinney Missing Persons Case from 1976. Sheriff Eddie Virden, leading the investigation, has released information from Dennis Rader’s  journal entry referencing his…

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  • Osage County Sheriff’s Office Conducts Search at Former Home of Dennis Rader, AKA BTK, in Park City, Kansas

    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Osage County Sheriff’s Office Conducts Search at Former Home of Dennis Rader, AKA BTK, in Park City, Kansas [Pawhuska, Oklahoma – 08/23/2023] The Osage County Sheriff’s Office (OCSO) recently conducted a search at the former residence of Dennis Rader, also known as the BTK Killer, in Park City, Kansas, under the guidance…

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  • Osage County Jail Gets Plumbing Upgrade

    We are thrilled to announce a nice upgrade at the Osage County Jail to enhance the safety and efficiency of our operations. In our constant efforts to maintain a secure environment, we have replaced our old plumbing grinder with a brand new, state-of-the-art unit called the “Muffin Monster” by JWC Environmental. This powerful machine is…

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